Soft Tissue

Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS)

A 2017 prospective study1 was conducted to assess the effects of a multimodal rehabilitation protocol in different body regions for pain associated with MPS. Statistically significant and clinically relevant reductions in pain intensity were reported following the combination treatment of dry needling, spray and stretching, Kinesio taping, eccentric exercise and patient education. One to five treatment sessions were applied during a 1-4 week period, with 1 week between each session.

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